Amorphophallus campanulatus


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Noun1.Amorphophallus campanulatus - putrid-smelling aroid of southeastern Asia (especially the Philippines) grown for its edible tuber
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Amorphophallus - genus of large tropical east Asian cormous aroids: devil's tongue; snake palm
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Many plants like Petasites japonicas (Kim et al., 2015), Amorphophallus campanulatus (Ansil et al., 2012), Curcuma aromatic (Li et al., 2014), Panax ginseng, Salvia miltiorrhiza (Wang et al., 2012), Tripterygium wilfordii (Chen et al., 2012), Astragalus (Chen et al., 2011) and many other plants are used against HCC as an anticancerous agents with low toxicity.
Amaranthaceae 7345 Amorphophallus campanulatus Araceae 304 (Roxb.) Bl.
Analgesic activity of Amorphophallus campanulatus tubers has also been reported (Shilpi et al., 2005); notably, tubers of this plant were used by the Murmu healers for relief from stomach pain.